The Growth of Spruce and Fir on the Whitney Park in the Adirondacks
Abstract:Unique was the opportunity to study the results of one of the earliest examples of practical forestry in the Adirondacks. The Whitney Park is being logged a second time. The predicted cutting cycle of 36 years has been exactly fulfilled. The growth of softwoods has been extraordinary, and proves the value of forest management.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Department of Forestry, Cornell University
Publication date: 1935-05-01
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2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
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